Monument to the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War 1950-1953
Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Museum
Perhaps the best museum in Pyongyang; here you’ll see the key battles of the Korean War depicted vividly in dioramas, and there’s some...
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Monument to the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War 1950-1953 information
Opposite the little Potong tributary of the Taedong, there is the impressive Monument to the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War 1950-1953, which was unveiled in 1993 to mark the 40th anniversary of the war's end. The sculptures reflect the different battles of the war; the Victory Sculpture is the centrepiece.